Feb 27, 2013 3:00am PST
rais my son to bester! careful... hi, sweetie. hi, mom. (mom) but just to be safe... i got a subaru. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru a subaru. >>steve: we've got quick headlines from the control room. consumer reports unveiling its list of top cars for 2013, and none of them built in america. none of them were american brands, i should say. honda was the big winner. its accord, crv and odyssey taking top spots. the toyota high lander, audi and bmw took the luxury car and sports sedan category. >>> the furniture giant's meat balls recalled after possible meat contamination. ikea in thigh land -- thailand and hong kong pulling the food from their shelves. >>gretchen: this is not what parents had in mind when they sent their kids to school earlier this month. students, we're -- were told they could put on burkas in a lesson about islam and then they were told to refer to terrorists as freedom fighters. one of the students joins me along with her mother, april. good morning to the both of you. >> good morning. >>gretchen: madeleine, you are a freshman in high school. what was
Feb 4, 2013 6:00am PST
) but just to be safe... i got a subaru. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru a subaru. then you're going to love this. right now they're only $14.95! wow-a grt deal just got a whole lot better. hurry. $14.95 won't last. >>> super bowl is one of the biggest events in sports. last might the action on the field wasn't focussed solely on touchdowns or gaining yards. ♪ beautiful for spacious skies ♪ for amber waves of grain >> those are the children from the sandy hook elementary school choir. they joined superstar jennifer hudson for "america the beautiful." from the pregame to the khmer hales, the gun control debate was a noticeable part of the game. ♪ >> the nra once supported background checks. >> we think it is reasonable to provide mandatory instant criminal background checks for every sale at every gun show. no loopholes anywhere for anyone. >> america can do this, for us. please. >> that ad was sponsored by the group mayors against illegal guns. today president obama will resume his push. he's now heading to minnesota where he will take part in a roundtable on the topic
Feb 27, 2013 6:00am PST
! careful... hi, sweetie. hi, mom. (mom) but just to be safe... i got a subaru. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru a subaru.
Feb 8, 2013 3:00am PST
. hi, mom. (mom) but just to be safe... i got a subaru. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru a subaru. who emailed it to emily, who sent it to cindy, who wondered why her soup wasn't quite the same. the recipe's not the recipe... ohhh. [ female announcer ] ...without swanson. the broth cooks trust most when making soup. mmmm! [ female announcer ] the secret is swanson. >>brian: despite her story, the widow of that lottery winner who was poisoned to death could get every penny of her dead husband's money. she -- he died as he was about to collect the jackpot. no one was charged in his death. the wife's lawyer says the money will go to her. >>> catholic bishops rejecting the obama administration's compromise on the contraceptive mandate. they left out colleges and hospitals, so the bishops are upset. they plan to fight the case in court. >>gretchen: i love this story. dogs are a very important part of the u.s. military and they have protected and saved thousands of american lives since world war ii. our next guest is a true canine hero. luca served two tours in iraq and one in
Feb 18, 2013 3:00am PST
to bester! careful... hi, sweetie. hi, mom. (mom) but just to be safe... i got a subaru. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru a subaru. >> steve: quick headlines. he bombed the world trade center back in 1993. now this terrorist wants to socialize after 15 years in solitary confinement. he wants out. he's suing to live out the rest of his life sentence in a more open prison space. six people died in the bombing of the world trade center back in 1993. >>> after an outpouring of outrage, makers mark announcing it won't be watering down its whiskey after all, despite a supply shortage, the company will keep the alcoholic volume at the brand's historic 90 proof. >> anna: makes a lot of people happy. 8:23 is the time. you ever have trouble falling asleep? before you try a sleeping pill, you might want to consider a sleep gadget instead. joining us is the editor at large of shape magazine. good morning. thanks for being with us. >> thanks for having me. >> steve: so you've got -- we got five devices here. >> yes. >> steve: but first let's start, there is now an app for that. >> there is.
Feb 4, 2013 3:00am PST
... hi, sweetie. hi, mom. (mom) but just to be safe... i got a subaru. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru a subaru. >>gretchen: quick headlines for you. don't call 911 if your car gets stolen in chicago. the new dispatch strategy eliminating police officers from responding to non-life threatening situations. the move is supposed to free up cops so they can respond to more serious crimes. >>> there's a zebra on the loose? but have no fear. not actually real. a zoo in tokyo holding a disaster drill in case animals ever do he is kaeufplt -- animals ever do escape. a zoo employee was in the costume. brian? >>brian: everyone talks about spending cuts. you know the first place they want to cut on the democratic side any way? it is defense spending. they feel republicans will come to the table because they fear defense spending cuts. joining us is concerned veterans for america president who understands what it is like to get the funding and what it would be like not to get the funding. how concerned are people in the military about what could be coming our way march 1? >> very concerne
Feb 28, 2013 3:00am PST
's not every day you find a companion as loyal as a subaru. love. it's what makes a subaru, a subaru. >>steve: we've got quick headlines. the army psychiatrist charged in the 2009 fort hood shooting rampage is expected to ask for his trial to be moved off the texas army post. major hassan is charged with attempted murder and premeditated murder. >>> secretary of state john kerry will reportedly announce the united states is sending aid to syria. it will include food and medical aid for those battling president assad's forces on the ground. >>brian: you ever want to go to mars? think it's going to happen? you and your spouse have a chance of making it happen and having that experience yourself. the date is sent for january 5, 2018. it is being organized by dennis tito, an american entrepreneur. in 2001 he became the first space tourist when he paid $20 million to visit the international space station. the russians brought him up. now his mission is to get a man and woman on mars in five years. he is the chairman of the inspiration mars foundation. dennis, why mars? why not you? >> first of all